Where Are They Now - Moe Gardner
Aug. 28, 2014
Moe Gardner DT - 1987-1990
The Atlanta Falcons selected Gardner in the fourth round of the 1991 NFL Draft. As a rookie, Gardner recorded 96 tackles and three sacks in the 1991 NFL season. Statistically, his best year came in 1993 as he recorded 128 tackles, two sacks, and forced a fumble; finishing second overall on the team. After six seasons with the Falcons, Gardner racked up 420 total tackles, 10 sacks, and recovered two fumbles.
After football, Gardner earned a master's degree in library science at Clark Atlanta. He is now the program division manager on African-American Culture and History at the Auburn Avenue Research Library, where he is responsible for creating events and galleries. In 2010, the National Football Foundation (NFF) announced Moe Gardner's name on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot. Today, Gardner and his family live in Atlanta, Georgia.